Venice Shark’s Tooth Festival

Venice, Florida, is known as the shark’s tooth capital of the world because of the millions of shark teeth that wash up on the city’s sandy white beaches. On April 10-12, the 23rd Annual Venice Shark’s Tooth Festival will take place at Venice Airport Festival Grounds at 610 E. Airport Avenue, Venice, FL 34285. The event will feature […]

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Discounts for Florida hotels in Naples, Venice, Kissimmee others

Deals for  hotels and resorts in Florida, including the southwest Gulf region and Kissimmee, are offered by Groupon Getaways , Living Social Escapes and Travelzoo. Some of the vacation deals are 40 percent to 50 percent off, or more. These are included among the freshest deals, with links for information and purchases. Venice, from $79 for Ramada Venice Resort, $140 value […]

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Free Las Olas Art Fair in Fort Lauderdale

Paintings, sculptures and pottery are among the art pieces showcased at the Las Olas Art Fair in Fort Lauderdale. Entry is free. The popular free event is 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 28 and March 29 on Las Olas Boulevard around the 600 block. A free shuttle bus runs a loop from the City Park Garage, which […]

Key West Songwriter’s Festival includes free shows

By Patti Performers showcase their talents at beaches, bars, hotels and other venues during the Key West Songwriter’s Festival. Many of the shows are free to attend, and some require purchased tickets. The festival features about 150 artists in about 40 shows May 6 to May 10. Venues include Pier House Resort, Inn at Key […]